Current News From Barton Marine ..
THE BEMBRIDGE SWAN BOAT COMPANY HAS CHOSEN BARTON
Barton Marine fittings are now fitted as standard on all new Bembridge Swan Class day boats, built in the UK by the Bembridge Swan Boat Company.
PAT CARTER CELEBRATES 47 YEARS WITH BARTON MARINE!
Pat Carter (front row), then from left to right, David Coleman, MD; Stores Manager, Joyce Brown; former employee, Renee Mullaly; Office Manager, Vicki Cameron; Rob Underwood (founding partner with David Coleman); Suzanne Blaustone, Davidís wife.
Barton Marine's company secretary Pat Carter is stepping down from full-time employment, after 47 years. Our longest-serving team member, Pat joined the company in 1966 and worked for founder and original owner, Ron Barton before working with David Coleman, owner since 1986.
REPLICA LASER SETS LAUNCHED
The Laser® dinghy is one of the most popular One Design single hander dinghies in the world. Designed by Canadian Bruce Kirby, there are some 200,000 Lasers® built and many are still in existence, many 30 years old or more.
HISWA - REMOVABLE MAINSHEET SYSTEM SHOWCASED
Our brand new removable mainsheet traveller system was showcased at the recent HISWA show held in Amsterdam at the beginning of the month. The Innovation Showcase brought together the best of the brand new products launched this year and certainly created a stir!
THE ADVENTURES OF 'DIGGER' AND CREW
Stephan Boden has been creating quite a stir with his brilliant blog and news of his adventures around the Baltic Sea aboard his Varianta 18 ‘Digger' - equipped with Barton fittings. His blog http://diggerhamburg.wordpress.com/ was started in March 2012 and has received nearly 550.000 visitors, plus 650 followers on Facebook.
ARTICLE APPEARED IN YACHT MAGAZIN
The following article has been written by Stephan Boden and kindly been loosely translated into English language for us to include on our website.
JIMMY GREEN AT THE RYA DINGHY SHOW
The RYA Dinghy Show, in association with Yachts & Yachting magazine and Suzuki is taking place over the weekend of March 2nd and 3rd at Alexandra Palace, London.
2013 HELSINKI BOAT SHOW
Barton Marine Sales Manager, Christian Brewer recently visited the annual Helsinki Boat Show to support Oy Maritim, our distributor for Finland and Russia.
OUT AND ABOUT IN FEBRUARY & MARCH
The latest Barton sailing hardware will be on display at various boat shows over the next couple of months.
Our distributors and chandlers stocking our products are displaying a wide choice of Barton equipment at the following dates and shows..
SEE BARTON AT BOAT SHOWS THIS MONTH
This month, we’ll have Barton products at both the Tullett Prebon London Boat Show in the UK (Saturday 12th – Sunday 20th January) and boot Düsseldorf in Germany (Saturday 19th – Sunday 27th January).
WE'LL HELP GUIDE YOU IN CHOOSING YOUR HARDWARE
If you’re planning on visiting us at the upcoming boat shows, or simply want some more information before choosing a Barton deck hardware system, we’ve created an article on leading lines aft to help you with some ideas before you arrive at the show...
JOHN AND ALEX - UPDATE FROM PARADISE!
Bonaire is known for its fantastic diving. Here they were wishing their friends and family a Happy Christmas!
John and Alex Foord’s Barton equipped Halberg Rassy ‘Free Spirit’ wintered up in Grenada for the Hurricane Season They’re now back on board and continuing their adventures. Check out their latest update...